Allow logon through Terminal Services

Computer Configuration\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\User Rights Assignment


Determines which users or groups have permission to log on as a Terminal Services client.


On workstation and servers: Administrators, Remote Desktop Users.

On domain controllers: Administrators.


This setting does not have any effect on Windows 2000 computers that have not been updated to Service Pack 2.

For more information, see:

Deny logon through terminal services 

Security Configuration Manager Tools

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